I Was Working in the UAE But Medical Issues Caused Me to Stop Paying. – Gijo

“Dear Jon, I was working in UAE for 2 years from 2007 to 2009 and i left uae without cancelling my visa and i had credit card and bank loan. I got another job in GCC soon and i was repaying loan and creditcard. Suddenly my baby had some medical issues and my repayment stopped. … Read more

Will I Get Caught at the Dubai Border For My Past Bad Debts? – Aman

Aman “Dear Steve, I was running a company in dubai in a partnership and the partner who cheated me and flew with the money in 2004 the cheques issued under my signatory in 2004. When I realised that I would get in trouble because of this situation I ran off from dubai and came back … Read more

Citibank in Bahrain Won’t Help Me With Fraudulent Charges on My Credit Card – Sam

Sam “Dear Steve, Hi, My situation is as follows: I have an account with Citibank Bahrain but I don’t live in Bahrain anymore, just use the account for some bill payments and creditcard which is very good to provide airline miles. I Have been thru a situation with them that recently my creditcard was cloned … Read more

I Am Now Living in Qatar but Creditors From Abu Dhabi Are Threatening to Have Me Arrested for Debts. – Boston

Boston “Dear Steve, Good morning Sir, I was terminated from my job in Abu Dhabi in May 2008 have have left credit cards and loan balances. I sent an email and fax message to all credit card and bank company that I will repay them as soon as I get a job. I recently got … Read more

I’m a Filipino in Dubai and Scared I Will Have to Leave the Country to Avoid Jail. – Hope

Hope “Hi Steve, I’m a filipino currently employed here in Dubai. going for 2 years. I have some personal loans & credit cards here in Dubai. Before, everything is fine because overtime is open in our dept. which makes my earnings more adequate to my expenses & i still can manage all my financial obligations. … Read more

I Left Dubai and My Mercedes at the Airport to Avoid Going to Jail for Debt. – Christopher

Christopher “Dear Steve, I guess my situation is nothing new. I got caught up in the economic meltdown. I was in Dubai for 2.5 years and had a very good job. As my job went out of business I got fired. I had several credit cards and a large personal loan. I did not intend … Read more

I Am Pregnant and in Debt in the UAE But Will Not Be Able to Pay My Bills for Ten Months. – Leifam

Lefiam “Dear Steve, This is how the story goes,i have 2loans and 3credit cards with a local and international bank and my debts sums up to $13,000. I am currently working here in Dubai, UAE. And as we all know that UAE law with the debtors are so tight that they put everybody in jail … Read more